India’s Modi visit to Kashmir causes unrest

A demonstrator were killed in clashes with government troops in Indian-administered Kashmir, following a visit there by controversial PM Narendra Modi.

Man killed in India for disrespecting sacred cow

A Muslim man accused by an extremist Hindu mob of stealing a cow was beaten to death by them in India on Monday.

Death sentences for six for murder of boy in Bangladesh

Six men were sentenced to death in Bangladesh for torturing and killing two 13-year-old boys in separate incidents earlier this year.

Myanmar opposition confident of victory

Myanmar’s opposition National League for Democracy said it was confident of victory in the first openly contested national election in 25 years.